Attacks in Burkina Faso — a simmering Islamist conflict
Six people killed in a Sunday church service were the latest victims of terrorist attacks in northern Burkina Faso. While the attacks haven't made headlines, observers say they show rising insecurity in the region.
Rwandan movie wins top prize at Africa's main film festival
Held in Burkina Faso, the FESPACO film festival showcased talent from across the region and gave Rwandan film director Joel Karekezi the top award.
'A continent in tears' with all African teams out of World Cup
And Burkina Faso news site Wakat Séra writes of "bitterness for Africa" after the continent's elimination from the World Cup.
Let there be light: Solar lamps help power Burkina Faso
More than one billion people worldwide still have no access to electricity. This lack of power continues to slams the breaks on development, particularly across Africa. In Burkina Faso, though, solar lamps are offering an all-important ray of light at the end of the tunnel.
Gunmen kill at least 17 in Burkina Faso restaurant attack
At least 17 people are dead and eight wounded after an attack on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou.
AFCON-2017: Fans celebrate Egypt's entry into Cup final
Egyptian fans in Cairo celebrate The Pharaohs's victory over Burkina Faso in Libreville, won 4-3 on penalties, securing their place in the Africa Cup of Nations final.
AFCON 2017: Gabon draw with Burkina Faso
Africa Cup of Nations hosts Gabon are again held to a 1-1 draw by Burkina Faso in Libreville. Qualification for the quarter-finals will now be decided in the last round of group games on Sunday.